College of Law Accomplishments

Congratulations to the 2014 Alumni Award for Excellence Winners

Congratulations to the following law students and faculty, who received the 2014 Alumni Award for Excellence. This award is presented to law students who have achieved outstanding academic success and have demonstrated high levels of career and professional preparation, among other accomplishments. This year’s recipients are KC Harding and faculty mentor Professor Brooke Hardy; Shea Line and […]

Prof. Rumel’s Education/Employment Law Article has been Accepted for Publication and He will Present at the Annual Education Law Association Conference

Professor Rumel, who focuses his scholarship on education and employment law issues, has placed his article, “Beyond Nexus: A Framework for Evaluating K-12 Teacher Off-Duty Conduct and Speech in Adverse Employment or Licensure Proceedings,”   in an upcoming volume of the Cincinnati Law Review, the flagship journal of the University of Cincinnati College of Law.  Prof. Rumel […]

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Faculty Meet for Inland Northwest Scholars Forum

Faculty from the University of Idaho College of Law and Gonzaga Law School met on July 14, 2014 for the second annual Inland Northwest Scholars Forum. They presented drafts and plans for articles in progress to exchange constructive feedback and discuss their projects. In addition, they were able to network with colleagues at the other universities. The […]

Professor Rumel has published a new article on the Americans with Disabilities Act

Professor John Rumel’s second article on the Americans with Disabilities (“ADA”), entitled Toward an “Unqualified’ Otherwise Qualified Standard: Job Prerequisites and Reasonable Accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act, 18 Employee Rts. & Employment Pol’y J. 35 (2014) was recently published by the Employee Rights and Employment Policy Journal, a peer-reviewed journal at the Institute […]

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Professor Rumel Presents at Education Law Association Conference

Professor John Rumel presented his paper “Continued Union Winter or Spring Thaw?: An Analysis of Contemporaneous and Subsequent Political and Legal Responses to Anti-Teachers Union Legislation Enacted during 2011 State Legislative Sessions” at the 59th Annual Education Law Association Conference held in Westminster, Colorado on November 13-15, 2013.

Professor Angelique EagleWoman Holds Native American Pipeline Recruitment Event

With a daylong agenda, Native Americans interested in the law participated in the University of Idaho College of Law Native Law Recruitment Event in the law school courtroom on Tuesday, Oct. 15th.  Professor EagleWoman delivered a mock law class on Tribal land ownership basic legal principles.  Admissions Director Carole Wells presented on the law school […]

Professor John Rumel has published and placed and will present several articles

Professor Rumel, who focuses his scholarship on education and employment law, published his article entitled “Back to the Future: the In Loco Parentis Doctrine and Its Impact on Whether K-12 Schools and Teachers Owe a Fiduciary Duty to Students,” 46 Indiana L. Rev. 711 (2013) in the most recent volume of the Indiana Law Review.  […]

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